2008 Mercedes-Benz S550 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2008 Mercedes-Benz S550


Verified by mechanics, reported by drivers like you

Repair Estimates

Never overpay. Check prices with our estimator

2008 Mercedes-Benz S550
$579 to $975
2008 Mercedes-Benz S550
$91 to $169
2008 Mercedes-Benz S550
$1,597 to $3,991
2008 Mercedes-Benz S550
$188 to $296
2008 Mercedes-Benz S550
$265 to $462

Related Content

The HVAC blower motor may fail. This is commonly caused by water entry through the cabin air filter areas during heavy rain or snow. Failed blower motors should be replaced. Our technicians tell us there is no special fix for this issue at this time.

The camshaft adjuster solenoid (which is related to the variable valve timing system) may fail or timing chain/balance shaft components may wear, resulting in illumination of the Check Engine Light and various drivability issues. Mercedes-Benz has released a service bulletin outlining specific repair instructions depending on fault codes stored.

The engine may develop a stalling and/or no start condition due to a failed crankshaft position sensor.

See More Problems 7

Transistors used in the front signal acquisition and actuation module (SAM-F) may have been damaged during module assembly. As a result, the module could fail without warning, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will inspect and replace the affected modules as necessary. This recall is scheduled to begin on May 2, 2008. The Mercedes-Benz recall number is 2008 030005.

See More Recalls 1